News Releases

Larkspur Adds Mechanical CPR Devices

February 9, 2021

A $44,212 federal grant will give Larkspur’s emergency medical personnel a new tool to help cardiac arrest patients: an automated CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) device. The grant, distributed through Colorado’s Department of Local Affairs, was used to purchase three “LUCAS” Chest Compression System devices. Read/Download release (pdf file)

Volunteer Firefighter Application Period Open

January 31, 2021

Applications are now being accepted for the position of volunteer firefighter at Larkspur Fire Protection District.  The application period is open through March 31st. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to earn a Firefighter 1 certificate, the basic certification required of firefighters in Colorado. “Anyone 18 or older who wants to give something back to their community and learn new skills is welcome to apply,” says Lt. Calvin Brown, Training Lieutenant and Volunteer Coordinator.  Download release (pdf file)